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Vt. power line vandalism cost utilities $1.25m



WCAX - 4:02 pm Fri Nov 9th, 2012

An official with the Vermont company that owns the state's electrical transmission grid says vandalism to a line that runs from Quebec to Massachusetts cost New England ratepayers about $1 million.

Vermont Electric Power Company Vice President Kerrick Johnson says that cost was to buy replacement power while the line in the Northeast Kingdom town of Concord was shut down for repairs. Replacing the shot-out insulators cost about $250,000.

Read the whole story in the WCAX: http://www.wcax.com/story/20041710/vt-power-line-v...

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Concord, VT 05824 (Set as Local)
Johnson, VT 05656 (Set as Local)

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